Diamante’ Poetry. What is a diamante’ poem?. A diamante’ is a poem in the shape of a diamond. It does not have to rhyme, but each line uses specific types of words. It can be about one topic or two opposite topics. . Antonym Diamante’ Poem.
This poem shows the difference between day and night. Can you see where the poem changes?
Laughing, playing, doing,
Up in the east, down in the west—
Talking, resting, sleeping,
This poem describes one topic.
Hiding, lurking, stalking,
Vampires, mummies, werewolves, and more—
Chasing, pouncing, eating,
Snagbare, tallstanding, waiting, decayingtermites, birds, raccoons, squirrelsfeeding, nesting, huntinglife, death tree.
Choose two words: antonyms or synonyms
Example: Summer, Winter or Monster, Creature
Word banks that I need:
1. Adjectives: Winter is ______
2. Verbs: "ing" words